General Health


Pioneer Spirit: Mariners Hospital Celebrates 60 Years...

What first brought Wendylynn Carlisle to Mariners Hospital was a collapsed lung. She was a young waitress who had recently relocated to the Florida Keys,...

May 10, 2022 / 3 min read


Roundup: COVID Linked to Risk of Diabetes...

COVID Associated to Higher Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis in Largest Study to Date People who have tested positive with COVID-19 have a higher...

March 25, 2022 / 4 min read


‘Health Equity’: Experts Focus on Reducing Disparities...

Health equity will occur when every person has the opportunity to “attain his or her full health potential” and no one is disadvantaged from achieving...

March 20, 2022 / 5 min read


Roundup: More Cases of ‘Mild Cognitive Impairment’;...

Report: Cases of ‘Mild Cognitive Impairment’ on the Rise in Those 60 and Older A new report from the Alzheimer’s Association estimates that 12 percent...

March 18, 2022 / 4 min read


Preventing Both Heart Disease and Cancer: Common...

Most people are aware that healthy eating and drinking, weight management, not smoking and staying physically active can prevent heart disease. But fewer realize that...

March 17, 2022 / 4 min read


Healthcare is Female: Baptist Health Specialists ‘Breaking...

March is Women’s History Month – a time to honor and celebrate the contributions of women across time, places, cultures and professions — including healthcare....

March 8, 2022 / 4 min read


Digestive Health: Sensitive But Vital Issues to...

Digestive health is not a comfortable topic for patients to talk about with their doctors, but these conditions are extremely common and need attention if...

March 7, 2022 / 4 min read


How Stress Hurts Your Heart Health —...

“Relax.” That is probably the last piece of advice you want to hear if you are stressed out. That single word can cause your blood...

February 3, 2022 / 4 min read


Cath Lab Director and Marathoner: Hopefully, My...

It takes commitment, focus, discipline and well-tuned teamwork to run Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute‘s Cardiac Catheterization Lab (Cath Lab), where patients undergo minimally invasive...

February 2, 2022 / 4 min read


Remarkable Recovery: He Beat 3-Month Coma, COVID-19,...

Jose Morejon, 44, has beaten so many odds that one might need a spread sheet to keep track. He was in a coma for months,...

January 31, 2022 / 3 min read